Announcements

Mar 11, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet today, Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 11:15 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measure:

  • H.R. 6201 — Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Mar 10, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will reconvene today at 5:30 PM. At that time, the Committee will consider the following additional emergency measure:

  • H.R. 6172 — USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020

 


 

This meeting is postponed until Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 2:00 PM

 


 

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measures:

  • Senate Amendment to H.R. 2486 — FUTURE Act [NO BAN Act; Access to Counsel Act of 2020]
  • S.J. Res. 68 — To direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress.
Mar 5, 2020 Announcement

This meeting is postponed until Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 2:00 PM

 


 

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measures:

  • Senate Amendment to H.R. 2486 — FUTURE Act [NO BAN Act; Access to Counsel Act of 2020]
  • S.J. Res. 68 — To direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress.
Feb 25, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 10:00 AM in H-313, The Capitol on the following:

 

**PLEASE NOTE: Witnesses for this hearing will be by invitation only.

Feb 27, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, March 2, 2020 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H.R. 1140 — Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020
Feb 24, 2020 Announcement

February 24, 2020

AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR

H.R. 1140—Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020

Dear Colleague:                          

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of March 2 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 1140 - Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020.

Any Member wishing to offer an amendment must submit a searchable electronic copy of the amendment, which should be provided by the Office of Legislative Counsel, via the Rules Committee’s website. Members must also submit 20 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief factual summary of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 27, 2020. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of H.R. 1140, as reported by the Committee on Homeland Security, which is available on the Rules Committee website.

Members should use the Office of Legislative Counsel to ensure that their amendments are drafted in the most appropriate format. Members should also check with the Congressional Budget Office for a preliminary assessment of their amendments’ budgetary effects. Finally, Members should check with the Office of the Parliamentarian and the Committee on the Budget to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact Eric Delaney of the Committee staff at 225-9091.

Sincerely,

James P. McGovern

Chairman

Committee on Rules

 

Feb 24, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 4:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H.R. 2339 — Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019 [Protecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2020]
Feb 6, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measures:

  • H.R. 2546 — Colorado Wilderness Act of 2019 [Protecting America’s Wilderness Act]
  • H.J. Res. 79 — Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.
Feb 4, 2020 Announcement

February 4, 2020

AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR

H.R. 2546—Protecting America’s Wilderness Act

Dear Colleague:                          

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of February 10 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2546 - Protecting America’s Wilderness Act.

Any Member wishing to offer an amendment must submit a searchable electronic copy of the amendment, which should be provided by the Office of Legislative Counsel, via the Rules Committee’s website. Members must also submit 20 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief factual summary of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 7, 2020. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of Rules Committee Print 116-50, showing the text of H.R. 2546, H.R. 2250, H.R. 2199, H.R. 2215, H.R. 1708, and H.R. 2642, as ordered reported by the Committee on Natural Resources, with modifications, and which is available on the Rules Committee website.

Members should use the Office of Legislative Counsel to ensure that their amendments are drafted in the most appropriate format. Members should also check with the Congressional Budget Office for a preliminary assessment of their amendments’ budgetary effects. Finally, Members should check with the Office of the Parliamentarian and the Committee on the Budget to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact Rose Laughlin of the Committee staff at 225-9091.

Sincerely,

James P. McGovern

Chairman

Committee on Rules

 

Feb 3, 2020 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 3:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H.R. 2474 — Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2019
  • H.R. 5687 — Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief and Puerto Rico Disaster Tax Relief Act, 2020
  • H. Res. 826 — Expressing disapproval of the Trump administration’s harmful actions towards Medicaid.

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